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Joe Biel is a self-made autistic publisher and filmmaker who draws origins, inspiration, and methods from punk rock. Biel is the founder and CEO of Microcosm Publishing and co-founder of the Portland Zine Symposium. Biel has been featured in Time Magazine, Publisher’s Weekly, Art of Autism, Utne Reader, Oregonian, Broken Pencil, Punk Planet, Bulletproof Radio, Spectator (Japan), G33K (Korea), and Maximum Rocknroll. Biel is the author of People's Guide to Publishing: Building a Successful, Sustainable, Meaningful Book Business, Good Trouble: Building a Successful Life & Business on the Spectrum, Manspressions: Decoding Men's Behavior, Make a Zine, The CIA Makes Science Fiction Unexciting, Proud to be RetardedBicycle Culture Rising, and more. Biel is the director of five feature films and hundreds of short films, including Aftermass: Bicycling in a Post-Critical Mass Portland, $100 & A T-Shirt, and the Groundswell film series. The Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy described Biel as "not trained in pedagogy." Biel lives in Portland, Ore. Find out more at joebiel.net

Sticker #074: More Shopping Malls than High Schools

Sticker #074: More Shopping Malls than High Schools

by Joe Biel Author

And don't get us started on the funding disparity. 

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Sticker #075: Celebrate Efficiency over the Automobile

Sticker #075: Celebrate Efficiency over the Automobile

by Joe Biel Author

Bikes are more energy efficient than cars. In other news, the sky is blue.  

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Sticker #087: Evolution Bicycle

Sticker #087: Evolution Bicycle

by Joe Biel Author

When you ride a bike, it's easy to feel like you've got it all figured out. Keep your personal and social …

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Sticker #089: Wanted: Christopher Columbus

Sticker #089: Wanted: Christopher Columbus

by Joe Biel Author

Grand theft. Genocide. Racism. Rape. Torture. Destruction of an entire culture.

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Sticker #091: Bike Punx

Sticker #091: Bike Punx

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How do you make bikes better? Add some punk. How do you make punk better? Add bikes. 

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Sticker #092: A Profile for Mass Shootings? How About White Suburban Male.

Sticker #092: A Profile for Mass Shootings? How About White Suburban Male.

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There's so much political resistance and debate around guns. While gun violence has been on tremendous decline for …

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Sticker #097: My Only Car is a Bicycle

Sticker #097: My Only Car is a Bicycle

by Joe Biel Author

For when you're happily carfree and don't have a car to put a "my other car is" sticker on. 

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Sticker #098: Fascism

Sticker #098: Fascism

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This sturdy vinyl sticker defines fascism: "Concentrated private control of wealth, control of information, …

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Sticker #101: Gentrification is

Sticker #101: Gentrification is

by Joe Biel Author

.. the destruction of a community when it is referred to as "development". It is characterized by adding …

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Sticker #102: I heart My Bike

Sticker #102: I heart My Bike

by Joe Biel Author

If you love your bike, perhaps you need a sticker to make sure everyone else knows.

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Sticker #121: One More Bike

Sticker #121: One More Bike

by Joe Biel Author

"Slow and steady wins the race" may be a proverb, but we've got something the tortoise never had: …

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Sticker #122: One Less Suv

Sticker #122: One Less Suv

by Joe Biel Author

Making the world better, one less ridiculously unnecessary vehicle at a time. 

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Sticker #149: Put The Fun Between Your Legs (square)

Sticker #149: Put The Fun Between Your Legs (square)

by Joe Biel Author

Get your mind out of the gutter! Or don't. That's cool too. But however you interpret this sticker, bicycling …

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Sticker #149b: Put the Fun Between Your Legs (long)

Sticker #149b: Put the Fun Between Your Legs (long)

by Joe Biel Author

Get your mind out of the gutter! Where else would you put your bike?

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Sticker #159: Chainring Heart

Sticker #159: Chainring Heart

by Joe Biel Author, Aaron Renier Author and alex wrekk Author

Microcosm's iconic chainring heart, now in sticker form! Show your bike love to the world!

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Sticker #178: First Amendment

Sticker #178: First Amendment

by Joe Biel Author

A good little reminder to have with you at all times. Stick it somewhere, educate others. 

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Sticker #185: Read Zines, Change the World

Sticker #185: Read Zines, Change the World

by Joe Biel Author

Read, reflect, act thoughtfully, repeat. Throw some writing and publishing your own zines into the mix and you've …

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Sticker #234: Support Your Local Co-ops

Sticker #234: Support Your Local Co-ops

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Cooperative businesses have no hierarchy! Support your local worker-led efforts, be they co-op grocery stores, …

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Sticker #236: Burn Carbohydrates, Not Hydrocarbons

Sticker #236: Burn Carbohydrates, Not Hydrocarbons

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Who would have thought a weatherproof sticker would look so good in the rain? 

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Sticker #239: Car Free

Sticker #239: Car Free

by Joe Biel Author

Put a "Free Car" sign on your mechanical monster and grab a bike and this cool sticker! 

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Sticker #240: I don't need a war to power my bicycle

Sticker #240: I don't need a war to power my bicycle

by Joe Biel Author

Fuel isn't a good enough motivation for massacre. Go by bike!

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Sticker #245: Gentrification in Progress

Sticker #245: Gentrification in Progress

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Is your neighborhood being over-developed by yuppie shits for massive profit? Maybe this satirical sticker can help you …

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Sticker #262: Fuck The Corporate Fashion Designers

Sticker #262: Fuck The Corporate Fashion Designers

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Why should an elite few corporate-backed designers decide what we wear, what looks good, what makes you hot or not? You …

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